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Our experts will help you master installing trim, crown molding, and baseboard with these articles, and tips.
Third-Hand Crown Molding Hanger
Mounting long pieces of molding by yourself is a lot easier with this molding hanger.
How to Install Window Trim
Perfect Trim on Doors, Windows and Base Moldings
DIY Dictionary: Chair Rail
The 15 Types of Trim You Need to Know for Your Next Remodel Project
How to Install a Chair Rail
How to Install Baseboard Molding, Even on Crooked Walls
Wall molding: Install great-looking baseboards on any problem wall.
Simple Window Trim and Door Trim
Window trim and door trim with old world elegance—it’s actually easier than standard trim
How to Install Craftsman Window Trim and Other Trim
Stylish Arts-and-Crafts woodwork built up from simple oak boards
Reader Project: Magnificent Moldings Added to Living Room
How to Install Crown Molding
This three-piece crown molding technique simplifies installation and the results are spectacular.
Cutting and Installing Plastic Trim
Learn the secrets of successful PVC trim installation
Tips for Tight Miters
Pro tricks for air-tight joints
Tips for Working with PVC Trim
Treat it right and PVC trim will last forever. Use these tips for installing PVC trim the right way.
Installing Window Trim the Easy Way: MDF Trim Molding
Low cost. Low stress. High style. Assemble the parts, then just nail them up! Is...
Interior Trim Work Basics
All the trim basics-start to finish-plus a clever way to get those miters tight
How to Cope Joints
Professional techniques for perfect molding and trim joints
How to Cope Baseboard Trim with a Miter Saw
Cope baseboard corners fast
How to Make Shiplap Siding
With a table saw and dado blade, you can make your own shiplap siding.
How to Install Venetian Wall Plaster and Chair Rail Molding
Decorate a room with Venetian wall plaster and a urethane chair rail molding
Trim Repair: How to Fix and Revive Trim
Renew dull trim in one weekend.
Tips for Tight Miters and Miter Cuts
Perfect-looking cuts every time, even on imperfect walls
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How to Remove Wood Trim
The best way to remove trim without damaging the wall
Shortcuts for Trim Carpenters
Install trim faster, with better results
How to Install Wood Molding
Extraordinary results with ordinary moldings
Finish Carpentry Tips
Great results, even in bad situations